2007 Ukrainian Cup Final

The 2007 Ukrainian Cup Final was a football match that took place at the Olympic NSC on 27 May 2007. The match was the 16th Ukrainian Cup Final and it was contested by Shakhtar Donetsk and Dynamo Kyiv. The Olympic stadium is the traditional arena for the Cup final.

2007 Ukrainian Cup Final
Event2006–07 Ukrainian Cup
Date27 May 2007
VenueNSC Olimpiyskiy, Kiev
Attendance64,500
Weather25°C
2006
2008

Road to KievEdit

All 16 Ukrainian Premier League clubs do not have to go through qualification to get into the competition, so Dynamo and Shakhtar both qualified for the competition automatically.

Dynamo Kyiv

Round 1 Olkom Melitopol 0–4 Dynamo Kyiv
Round 2 Kharkiv 0–2 Dynamo Kyiv
Quarter-final (1st leg) Dynamo Kyiv 1–1 Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk
Quarter-final (2nd leg) Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 1–2 aet Dynamo Kyiv
  (Dynamo won 3–2 on aggregate)
Semi-final (1st leg) Metalist Kharkiv 0–1 Dynamo Kyiv
Semi-final (2nd leg) Dynamo Kyiv 4–2 Metalist Kharkiv
  (Dynamo won 5–2 on aggregate)

Shakhtar Donetsk

Round 1 Yavir Krasnopillia 1–6 Shakhtar Donetsk
Round 2 Borysfen Boryspil 0–2 Shakhtar Donetsk
Quarter-final (1st leg) Sevastopol 0–1 Shakhtar Donetsk
Quarter-final (2nd leg) Shakhtar Donetsk 6–1 Sevastopol
  (Shakhtar won 7–1 on aggregate)
Semi-final (1st leg) Shakhtar Donetsk 0–0 Tavriya Simferopol
Semi-final (2nd leg) Tavriya Simferopol 2–2 Shakhtar Donetsk
  (Shakhtar won 2–2 on away goal)

Previous EncountersEdit

Prior to the 2007 Cup Final, Dynamo and Shakhtar had met three times in previous Ukrainian Cup finals. Dynamo had defeated Shakhtar two times, since losing their very first meeting. In both of those meetings Dynamo was victorious 2–1. Shakhtar's best performance against Dynamo was back in the 2002 final, when the Miners were able to down the legendary Dynamo team in extra time 3–2. It was the first meeting between the team managers in this competition.

Match detailsEdit

Dynamo Kyiv2 – 1Shakhtar Donetsk
Kléber   58'
Husyev   80'
Report[1] Elano   89'
Attendance: 64,500
Referee: Andriy Shandor (Lviv)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dynamo Kyiv
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Shakhtar Donetsk
Dynamo Kyiv:
GK 1   Oleksandr Shovkovsky
MF 4   Tiberiu Ghioane
MF 7   Corrêa   67'   74'
FW 9   Kléber   52'   84'
MF 15   Diogo Rincón   66'
DF 17   Taras Mykhalyk
MF 20   Oleh Husyev
DF 26   Andriy Nesmachny
DF 27   Vladyslav Vashchuk (c)
MF 36   Miloš Ninković
DF 44   Rodrigo   27'   71'
Substitutes:
GK 21   Taras Lutsenko
FW 11   Demba Touré
MF 14   Ruslan Rotan
DF 81   Marjan Marković
FW 16   Maksim Shatskikh   84'
DF 29   Vitaliy Mandziuk   74'
MF 8   Valyantsin Byalkevich   66'
Manager:
  Anatoliy Demyanenko
Shaktar Donetsk:
GK 1   Bohdan Shust
DF 33   Darijo Srna   86'
DF 27   Dmytro Chygrynskiy (c)   41'
MF 26   Răzvan Raț   50'   52'
DF 18   Mariusz Lewandowski
MF 4   Igor Duljaj
MF 7   Fernandinho
FW 11   Andriy Vorobey   53'
DF 3   Tomáš Hübschman   53'
MF 8   Jádson   51'
FW 25   Brandão   56'
Substitutes:
GK 12   Dmytro Shutkov
MF 19   Oleksiy Hai   52'   90+2'
DF 5   Oleksandr Kucher
FW 29   Ciprian Marica   53'
MF 36   Elano   51'
FW 20   Oleksiy Byelik
MF 28   Oleksiy Poliansky
Manager:
  Mircea Lucescu

MATCH OFFICIALS[2]

MATCH RULES

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra-time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Seven named substitutes
  • Maximum of 3 substitutions.

Ukrainian Cup 2007 Winners
Dynamo Kyiv
Ninth title

Match statisticsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Official Match Report". uafootball.net.ua (in Russian). 2007-05-27. Retrieved 2010-04-25.
  2. ^ "Кубок Украины. Финал. "Ворскла" - "Шахтер". Анонс матча (Ukrainian Cup. Final. Vorskla - Shakhtar. Match announcement)". ua.футбол (in Russian). 2009-05-31. Archived from the original on 2009-08-17. Retrieved 2009-05-31.

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